Santa arrived in style to deliver some Christmas presents at Clondalkin Rugby Club on Sunday.
However, he wasn’t expecting Mr Grinch’s latest attempt to ruin Christmas!
Luckily, their rugby players were too quick for the dastardly Mr Grinch, who was dealt a crunching rugby tackle!
Newly crowned Echo Sports Star of the Year Rhasidat Adeleke tells The Echo’s Sports Editor how she wasn’t expecting her success over the last year and how she is hoping to compete at the European Youth Olympic Festival and medal in 2019.
The Echo’s Sport Awards Coach of the Year 2018, Graham Shaw from Tallaght, discussed how proud he was of the team’s amazing achievement of winning silver in the World Cup and how he is looking forward to the huge year ahead.
Glenanne Hockey Club Men’s Team Head Coach Joe Brennan discussed the big year ahead and how he’s hoping they will go to Europe, represent Ireland and win something.
Dublin LGFA manager Mick Bohan spoke with our Sports Editor Stephen Leonard at The Echo Sport Awards about how they are looking forward to the upcoming challenges in the new year.
St Patrick’s Athletic FC’s Under 15 National League side have been named The Echo Team of the Month for November after they completed a National League and Cup double last month.
Jamie Doyle and Cian O’Malley discussed the team’s successful season with Echo Sports Editor Stephen Leonard.
South Dublin Taekwondo’s Jack Woolley is The Echo’s November Sports Star of the Month after he emerged from his final ‘open event’ of the year, the French Open ‘G2’ with silver in Paris, marking the Tallaght man’s eighth podium of the year at World Ranking contests.
Affidea Ireland’s ExpressCare Minor Injuries & Illnesses Walk-In Clinic at Tallaght Cross East is open all-year round, from 10am to 10pm.
The clinic is located just 200 meters from Tallaght University Hospital and offers fast and professional care for all injuries and illnesses, whether your child has an injury, bite, burn or infection.
No appointment is necessary at the Walk-in Clinic, there is fast turnaround times and onsite access to an X-ray, MRI, ultrasound and CT scans.
Stewarts School in Palmerstown are fundraising to buy playground equipment for a specialist, inclusive playground that will give every child the opportunity to play, learn and grow at its new school building.
Spirits were high when The Echo visited the Institute of Technology Tallaght tonight for Saoirse Women’s Refuge 16-hour sleep out to raise awareness of the number of women and children who end up in homeless hubs after fleeing their homes from domestic violence.
They are also fundraising for Saoirse’s new refuge in South Dublin County.